Video dialtone technology : digital video over ADSL, HFC, FTTC, and ATM / Daniel Minoli.
By: Minoli, DanielMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Series: Electrical engineering seriesPublisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c1995Description: xxiii, 495 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 0070427240; 0070427240Subject(s): Video dial tone | Cable television | Telephone systemsDDC classification: 621.388 LOC classification: TK6680.5 | .M56 1995Online resources: WorldCat details
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Copy number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Text||EWU Library Reserve Section||Non-fiction||621.388 MIV 1995 (Browse shelf)||C-1||Not For Loan||13421|
Minoli, Daniel, 1952-
Video dialtone technology.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c1995
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of contents The age of digital video; service drivers and markets; regulatory aspects; a primer on TV and cable technology; video dialtone transport and signalling architecture; digital video compression; digital video servers; ATM and ATM switches; terrestrial/guided distribution systems - ADSL, HFC, FTTC; other distribution systems; the new TV set and the setup box; the players - telephone carriers moving to video, cable TV moving to telephony.
This text provides a guide to the technology behind the competition to get on the information superhighway. It examines the technological solutions, looking at their long-term viability, current Read more...
Computer Science & Engineering